The table below looks at the statistics for Android skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Android over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Open Handset Alliance Android
Rank 52 84 69
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -15
Permanent jobs citing Android 42 27 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.36% 2.21% 2.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.43% 9.89% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 19
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Android
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
338 273 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 35.06% 22.38% 24.11%
Number of salaries quoted 297 215 263
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%

Android
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Android across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Android Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Android
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Android across the Kent region.

Android Salary Trend in Kent

Android
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Android across the Kent region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Android Salary Histogram in Kent

Android
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Android within the Kent region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 19 £45,000 - 1
Stansted - 9 £30,000 -
Canterbury -7 3 £25,000 -16.66%
Dartford - 3 £40,000 -
Maidstone +8 2 £60,000 +33.33%
Android
South East

Android
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Android also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Android.

1 63 (64.29%) Android Development
2 56 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (45.92%) Mobile App
4 42 (42.86%) JSON
5 39 (39.80%) Mobile Development
6 38 (38.78%) REST
6 38 (38.78%) SQL Server
6 38 (38.78%) OpenGL
7 37 (37.76%) Java
8 34 (34.69%) Windows
9 33 (33.67%) Eclipse
9 33 (33.67%) Git (software)
10 32 (32.65%) Web Services
11 31 (31.63%) XML
11 31 (31.63%) Degree
12 30 (30.61%) Computer Science
12 30 (30.61%) Android SDK
13 29 (29.59%) Memory Management
14 24 (24.49%) .NET
15 23 (23.47%) C#
15 23 (23.47%) Linux
15 23 (23.47%) iPhone
16 22 (22.45%) Apple iOS
17 20 (20.41%) Dependency Injection
17 20 (20.41%) Domain-Driven Design
17 20 (20.41%) MS Excel
17 20 (20.41%) WCF
17 20 (20.41%) MVC
18 19 (19.39%) MS Office
19 18 (18.37%) MS Exchange

Android
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Android also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Android. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (18.37%) MS Exchange
1 18 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2007
2 17 (17.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 17 (17.35%) Exchange Server 2003
2 17 (17.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 10 (10.20%) IIS
4 9 (9.18%) Apache
5 8 (8.16%) Node.js
6 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.02%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 20 (20.41%) MS Excel
2 19 (19.39%) MS Office
3 8 (8.16%) Photoshop
4 4 (4.08%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.20%) Office 365
2 3 (3.06%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.37%) Firewall
1 18 (18.37%) IMAP
2 17 (17.35%) VLAN
2 17 (17.35%) Wireless
2 17 (17.35%) DMZ
2 17 (17.35%) SMTP
2 17 (17.35%) DHCP
2 17 (17.35%) TCP/IP
2 17 (17.35%) VPN
2 17 (17.35%) DNS
3 9 (9.18%) SAN
3 9 (9.18%) NAS
4 8 (8.16%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (38.78%) SQL Server
2 16 (16.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (7.14%) MySQL
4 3 (3.06%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.04%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 33 (33.67%) Eclipse
1 33 (33.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (2.04%) Robotium
3 2 (2.04%) JUnit
3 2 (2.04%) JIRA
4 1 (1.02%) Maven
4 1 (1.02%) Subversion
4 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.02%) Ant
General
1 17 (17.35%) Games
2 3 (3.06%) Publishing
3 2 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 71 (72.45%) Developer
2 40 (40.82%) Android Developer
3 20 (20.41%) .NET Developer
4 17 (17.35%) Systems Support
4 17 (17.35%) Support Engineer
4 17 (17.35%) Systems Support Engineer
4 17 (17.35%) Systems Engineer
5 15 (15.31%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (15.31%) C# Developer
6 9 (9.18%) Senior Support Engineer
6 9 (9.18%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 5 (5.10%) Mobile Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Designer
8 4 (4.08%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Front-End Web Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Web Designer
9 3 (3.06%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (3.06%) Graduate
9 3 (3.06%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (42.86%) JSON
2 38 (38.78%) REST
2 38 (38.78%) OpenGL
3 32 (32.65%) Web Services
4 31 (31.63%) XML
5 30 (30.61%) Android SDK
6 24 (24.49%) .NET
7 20 (20.41%) WCF
8 17 (17.35%) MAPI
9 15 (15.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 15 (15.31%) ASP.NET Web API
9 15 (15.31%) AngularJS
9 15 (15.31%) .NET Framework
9 15 (15.31%) WPF
10 8 (8.16%) HTML5
10 8 (8.16%) OAuth
10 8 (8.16%) HTML
11 7 (7.14%) CSS
11 7 (7.14%) jQuery
12 5 (5.10%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 45 (45.92%) Mobile App
2 30 (30.61%) Computer Science
3 23 (23.47%) iPhone
4 18 (18.37%) Blackberry
5 17 (17.35%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (17.35%) PDA
6 9 (9.18%) Replication
7 6 (6.12%) Social Media
8 4 (4.08%) User Experience
9 2 (2.04%) Open Source
9 2 (2.04%) Smartphone
10 1 (1.02%) BBC
10 1 (1.02%) Handset
10 1 (1.02%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 34 (34.69%) Windows
2 23 (23.47%) Linux
3 22 (22.45%) Apple iOS
4 18 (18.37%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (18.37%) Windows 8
4 18 (18.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (17.35%) Windows Vista
5 17 (17.35%) Windows XP
6 16 (16.33%) Windows Phone
7 9 (9.18%) Mac OS
7 9 (9.18%) Windows 7
8 4 (4.08%) CentOS
8 4 (4.08%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.02%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.02%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (64.29%) Android Development
2 56 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (39.80%) Mobile Development
4 29 (29.59%) Memory Management
5 20 (20.41%) Dependency Injection
5 20 (20.41%) Domain-Driven Design
5 20 (20.41%) MVC
6 16 (16.33%) OOD
6 16 (16.33%) OOP
7 15 (15.31%) MVVM
8 11 (11.22%) iOS Development
9 8 (8.16%) Mobile Application Development
10 7 (7.14%) Game Development
11 6 (6.12%) TDD
11 6 (6.12%) E-Commerce
12 5 (5.10%) OO
12 5 (5.10%) Web Application Development
13 4 (4.08%) Responsive Web Design
13 4 (4.08%) Content Management
13 4 (4.08%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 37 (37.76%) Java
2 23 (23.47%) C#
3 16 (16.33%) SQL
4 15 (15.31%) T-SQL
5 7 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 7 (7.14%) PHP
6 3 (3.06%) C++
7 1 (1.02%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 31 (31.63%) Degree
System Software
1 18 (18.37%) Hyper-V
2 17 (17.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.18%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (9.18%) vSphere
4 2 (2.04%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.02%) MDaemon
Systems Management
1 18 (18.37%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.02%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 18 (18.37%) Microsoft
1 18 (18.37%) Symantec
1 18 (18.37%) Apple
2 17 (17.35%) Draytek
2 17 (17.35%) VMware
2 17 (17.35%) Cisco
3 9 (9.18%) Veeam
4 8 (8.16%) Google
5 4 (4.08%) Appcelerator
5 4 (4.08%) Adobe
6 3 (3.06%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.02%) Sony
7 1 (1.02%) Yahoo!
7 1 (1.02%) Nokia
7 1 (1.02%) McAfee
7 1 (1.02%) Avaya
7 1 (1.02%) IBM
7 1 (1.02%) Facebook
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago